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Devra Davis, The Secret History of the War on Cancer

Devra Davis’s book was so devastating in its indictment of the chemical and tobacco industries that I had to take it in small bites, to prevent the bile of it overwhelming me: not Davis’s bile, mind you, but the bitter pill of industrial and governmental complicity in the illness and deaths of millions. 1,050 more words

Feds Release $71.5M Withheld During Migrant Crisis

MIAMI (AP) — Groups that provide refugee services across the United States expressed relief Thursday after the federal government announced the release of $71.5 million it had reprogrammed in June to deal with the thousands of unaccompanied minors who crossed the border this year. 461 more words

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K-Hits Cares! The Dangers Of Secondhand Smoke

Secondhand smoke causes almost 3000 lung cancer deaths among non-smokers.

Help build a brighter future for your children by keeping it clear of second hand smoke if you are a smoker. 57 more words

K-HITS Cares

B96 Cares! The Dangers Of Secondhand Smoke

Secondhand smoke causes almost 3000 lung cancer deaths among non-smokers.

Help build a brighter future for your children by keeping it clear of second hand smoke if you are a smoker. 27 more words

B96 Cares

July Obamacare Web Site Hacking Not Discovered Until September -- Congressional Subpoena Issued For Hearing on Federal Health-Care Website Security

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In July, unknown attacker hacked into HealthCare.gov website and uploaded malicious software.  The Department of Health and Human Services discovered the attack last week…. 370 more words

OIG Issues Advisory Opinion to Specialty Pharmacy for Support Service Payments

By Lenis L. Archer, J.D., M.P.H., The Health Law Firm

There is an inherent risk in entering into financial arrangements where payments to a service provider are only made when a referral is generated. 704 more words

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Former Government Cybersecurity Head Convicted on Child Pornography Charges

The former acting head of cybersecurity at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services was convicted on child pornography charges in a Nebraska federal court, the Department of Justice said Tuesday. 176 more words